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Pathology Research International
Volume 2010, Article ID 185314, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2010/185314
Case Report

Idiopathic Infantile Arterial Calcification: A Rare Cause of Sudden Unexpected Death in Childhood

1Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology, University of Porto (IPATIMUP), Porto, Portugal
2Department of Pathology, Hospital de São João, Porto, Portugal
3Medical Faculty, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
4Legal Medicine Institute, North Delegation, Porto, Portugal
5Abel Salazar Institute of Medical Sciences (ICBAS), University of Porto, Porto, Portugal

Received 8 November 2009; Revised 3 March 2010; Accepted 17 June 2010

Academic Editor: Jan G. van den Tweel

Copyright © 2010 Susana Guimarães et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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